#172f57 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #172f57 is composed of 9% red, 18.4% green and 34.1% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 73.6% cyan, 46% magenta, 0% yellow and 65.9% black. It has a hue angle of 217.5 degrees, a saturation of 58.2% and a lightness of 21.6%. #172f57 color hex could be obtained by blending #2e5eae with #000000. Closest websafe color is: #003366.

    • R 9
    • G 18
    • B 34
    RGB color chart
    • C 74
    • M 46
    • Y 0
    • K 66
    CMYK color chart

#172f57 color description : Very dark blue.

#172f57 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #172f57 has RGB values of R:23, G:47, B:87 and CMYK values of C:0.74, M:0.46, Y:0, K:0.66. Its decimal value is 1519447.

Hex triplet 172f57 #172f57
RGB Decimal 23, 47, 87 rgb(23,47,87)
RGB Percent 9, 18.4, 34.1 rgb(9%,18.4%,34.1%)
CMYK 74, 46, 0, 66
HSL 217.5°, 58.2, 21.6 hsl(217.5,58.2%,21.6%)
HSV (or HSB) 217.5°, 73.6, 34.1
Web Safe 003366 #003366
CIE-LAB 19.652, 5.905, -26.968
XYZ 3.09, 2.903, 9.414
xyY 0.201, 0.188, 2.903
CIE-LCH 19.652, 27.607, 282.351
CIE-LUV 19.652, -8.375, -30.502
Hunter-Lab 17.038, 2.552, -20.831
Binary 00010111, 00101111, 01010111

Color Schemes with #172f57

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Alternatives to #172f57

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#172f57 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #172f57

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CSS codes
.text {color:#172f57;}
.background {background-color:#172f57;}
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Shades and Tints of #172f57

A shade is achieved by adding black to any pure hue, while a tint is created by mixing white to any pure color. In this example, #020509 is the darkest color, while #f9fbfd is the lightest one.

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Tones of #172f57

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #353639 is the less saturated color, while #022a6c is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #172f57 is perceived by people affected by a color vision deficiency. This can be useful if you need to ensure your color combinations are accessible to color-blind users.

  • #2c2c2c Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #282d35 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #28395f Protanopia 1% of men
  • #1a3a5f Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #004044 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #21355c Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #19365c Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #08394b Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population